The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 224 203 203
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 10 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.05% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 18
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,250 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +11.11%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2053 2094 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.83% 37.71% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1529 1561
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 2 £42,500 - 1
Newbury - 2 £55,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle
3 9 (36.00%) DB2
3 9 (36.00%) COBOL
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
5 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
5 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) SAP
5 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
5 6 (24.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (24.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
5 6 (24.00%) QA
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Management
5 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Demand Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Test Leader
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) DB2 Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Support
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Change Management
1 6 (24.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (24.00%) Demand Management
1 6 (24.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Improvement
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
1 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (24.00%) Test Management
1 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
3 3 (12.00%) Logistics
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) COBOL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (12.00%) PL/1
4 3 (12.00%) REXX
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
1 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 6 (24.00%) SAP
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) RightScale
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago